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Galapagos Islands

facts about Galapagos tortoises

Curious about these gentle giants? In this post, you’ll learn 12 giant galapagos tortoise facts. 12 Giants Galapagos Tortoise Facts The Giant Galapagos Tortoise is one of the most famous animals indigenous to the Galapagos Islands. They have several subspecies and have been taken elsewhere for breeding in zoos and rescues, but this species got ... [Read more]

Blue footed booby facts

Interested to learn about blue footed boobies? In this post, you’ll learn nine blue footed booby facts. 9 Blue Footed Booby Facts (Galapagos Islands) Blue footed boobies are some of the most famous avian residents of the Galapagos Islands. This bird with a pale body, light brown wings, and distinctively sky-hued webbed feet is a ... [Read more]

Galapagos penguin facts

Curious about the warm-water Galapagos penguins? Here are 12 Galapagos penguins facts. 12 Galapagos Penguins Facts In this post, you’ll learn 12 interesting facts about Galapagos penguins. Let’s get started! 1) Galapagos Penguins Live Further North Than Any Other Penguin Species The majority (approximately 90%) of Galapagos penguins live on and around the islands of ... [Read more]

Galapagos Sea Turtle Facts

Would you like to swim with Galapagos sea turtles? It’s an unforgettable experience – they are amazing animals! This post will help you get to know them better. We’ve compiled photos, videos, and tons of facts – all about Galapagos sea turtles. By Charlesjsharp – Own work, from Sharp Photography, sharpphotography. Learn more about traveling to the Galapagos Islands. ... [Read more]

Galapagos birds Frigatebird chick

Looking for birds of Galapagos pictures? In this post, you’ll see 21 beautiful Galapagos bird photos. Many Galapagos birds are unique, like the boobies with their brightly colored feet, the cute little Galapagos penguins, and the frigatebird with its inflatable red neck. Ecuador is a top destination for birdwatching and the Galapagos Islands are one of Ecuador’s treasures ... [Read more]


Are you planning a trip to the Galapagos Islands? This post is all about how to get to the Galapagos from Ecuador. The Galapagos Islands are one of the main reasons people travel to Ecuador. Over 215,000 tourists visit the Galapagos each year. But first they have to stop on the mainland – let’s learn more about ... [Read more]

Galapagos Packing List - Free download

Planning a trip to the Galapagos and wondering what to pack? In this post, we share a free Galapagos packing list. Download your free PDF Galapagos packing list or keep reading for more detail. When you’re heading to the Galapagos it’s best to pack light. It can be stressful sorting out what to bring, but if you use ... [Read more]

Galapagos Penguin facts

Want to see some penguins – but don’t like the cold? Thanks to Galapagos penguins adaptations you can see these tuxedoed cuties where it’s nice and warm – on the equator. In this post, you’ll learn all about Galapagos penguins, their adaptations, and where you can see them. Learn more about traveling to the Galapagos where you ... [Read more]

Galapagos Sea Lion Zalophus wollebacki

Do you have a favorite Galapagos animal? For many, Galapagos sea lions are at the top of the list. Swimming with them is a highlight for many who travel to the Galapagos Islands. They can be so playful and curious! In this post, you’ll learn 10 facts about these captivating critters. Let’s look at what makes ... [Read more]


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